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Genres

Sci-Fi - Based on Book

1980-Present

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 5 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 LGF $281,723,902 4,175 $102,665,981 4,175 11/20/15
2 1 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $424,668,047 4,163 $158,074,286 4,163 11/22/13
3 4 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 LGF $337,135,885 4,151 $121,897,634 4,151 11/21/14
4 2 The Hunger Games LGF $408,010,692 4,137 $152,535,747 4,137 3/23/12
5 10 Divergent LG/S $150,947,895 3,936 $54,607,747 3,936 3/21/14
6 7 War of the Worlds Par. $234,280,354 3,910 $64,878,725 3,908 6/29/05
7 12 The Divergent Series: Insurgent LG/S $130,179,072 3,875 $52,263,680 3,875 3/20/15
8 9 The Martian Fox $228,433,663 3,854 $54,308,575 3,831 10/2/15
9 15 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Fox $81,697,192 3,792 $30,316,510 3,791 9/18/15
10 19 John Carter BV $73,078,100 3,749 $30,180,188 3,749 3/9/12
11 20 The Divergent Series: Allegiant LG/S $65,532,431 3,740 $29,027,348 3,740 3/18/16
12 6 I Am Legend WB $256,393,010 3,648 $77,211,321 3,606 12/14/07
13 13 The Maze Runner Fox $102,427,862 3,638 $32,512,804 3,604 9/19/14
14 8 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Uni. $229,086,679 3,565 $72,132,785 3,281 5/23/97
15 11 I, Robot Fox $144,801,023 3,494 $52,179,887 3,420 7/16/04
16 17 Jumper Fox $80,172,128 3,430 $27,354,808 3,428 2/14/08
17 21 Ender's Game LG/S $61,737,191 3,407 $27,017,351 3,407 11/1/13
18 42 Battlefield Earth WB $21,471,685 3,307 $11,548,898 3,307 5/12/00
19 39 The Host (2013) ORF $26,627,201 3,202 $10,600,112 3,202 3/29/13
20 24 I Am Number Four BV $55,100,437 3,156 $19,449,893 3,154 2/18/11
21 26 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy BV $51,085,416 3,133 $21,103,203 3,133 4/29/05
22 22 The Stepford Wives Par. $59,484,742 3,057 $21,406,781 3,057 6/11/04
23 25 Starship Troopers Sony $54,814,377 2,971 $22,058,773 2,971 11/7/97
24 23 The Time Machine DW $56,832,494 2,958 $22,610,437 2,944 3/8/02
25 34 Dreamcatcher WB $33,715,436 2,945 $15,027,423 2,945 3/21/03
26 33 The 5th Wave Sony $34,800,570 2,908 $10,326,356 2,908 1/22/16
27 30 Sphere WB $37,020,277 2,814 $14,433,957 2,814 2/13/98
28 47 Timeline Par. $19,481,943 2,787 $8,440,629 2,787 11/26/03
29 16 Congo Par. $81,022,101 2,676 $24,642,539 2,649 6/9/95
30 27 K-PAX Uni. $50,338,485 2,581 $17,215,275 2,541 10/26/01
31 3 Jurassic Park Uni. $402,453,882 2,566 $47,026,828 2,404 6/11/93
32 50 Solaris Fox $14,973,382 2,406 $6,752,722 2,406 11/27/02
33 31 The Mothman Prophecies SGem $35,746,370 2,331 $11,208,851 2,331 1/25/02
34 14 Contact WB $100,920,329 2,314 $20,584,908 1,923 7/11/97
35 48 The Postman WB $17,626,234 2,207 $5,260,324 2,207 12/25/97
36 41 The Iron Giant
(The Iron Man)
WB $23,159,305 2,179 $5,732,614 2,179 8/3/99
37 37 The Island of Dr. Moreau NL $27,663,982 2,039 $9,101,987 2,035 8/23/96
38 38 Cloud Atlas WB $27,108,272 2,023 $9,612,247 2,008 10/26/12
39 52 The Thirteenth Floor Sony $11,916,661 1,815 $3,322,416 1,815 5/28/99
40 51 Memoirs of an Invisible Man WB $14,358,033 1,753 $4,601,954 1,753 2/28/92
41 29 The Running Man TriS $38,122,105 1,694 $8,117,465 1,692 11/13/87
42 49 Freejack
(Immortality, Inc.)
WB $17,129,026 1,560 $6,736,243 1,551 1/17/92
43 53 Lifeforce
(Space Vampires)
TriS $11,603,545 1,526 $4,209,136 1,526 6/21/85
44 32 Children of Men Uni. $35,552,383 1,524 $501,003 16 12/25/06
45 55 The Puppet Masters BV $8,647,042 1,482 $4,069,057 1,481 10/21/94
46 44 Fire in the Sky Par. $19,885,552 1,435 $6,116,484 1,422 3/12/93
47 35 Blade Runner
(Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?)
WB $32,868,943 1,325 $6,150,002 1,295 6/25/82
48 60 Solo
(Weapon)
Sony $5,107,669 1,230 $2,228,668 1,230 8/23/96
49 28 2010 MGM $40,400,657 1,213 $7,393,361 1,126 12/7/84
50 54 Deadly Friend WB $8,988,731 1,213 $3,804,429 1,213 10/10/86
51 59 Monkey Shines Orion $5,344,577 1,181 $1,902,024 1,181 7/29/88
52 18 Cocoon Fox $76,113,124 1,163 $7,936,427 1,140 6/21/85
53 36 Dune Uni. $30,925,690 975 $6,025,091 915 12/14/84
54 46 The Thing (1982)
(Who Goes There?)
Uni. $19,629,760 910 $3,107,897 840 6/25/82
55 58 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
56 40 Invasion of the Body Snatchers UA $24,946,533 445 $1,298,129 445 12/22/78
57 56 1984 Gold. $8,430,492 295 $29,897 1 12/14/84
58 57 A Scanner Darkly WIP $5,501,616 263 $391,672 17 7/7/06
59 62 Communion NL $1,919,653 240 $822,123 240 11/10/89
60 64 From Beyond EP $1,261,000 190 $514,417 190 10/24/86
61 61 The Handmaid's Tale Cinc $4,960,385 177 $738,578 117 3/9/90
62 66 Watchers Uni. $940,173 161 $260,820 161 12/2/88
63 63 Carnosaur Conc $1,753,979 65 n/a - 5/21/93
64 67 Body Snatchers WB $428,868 34 $31,494 13 1/14/94
65 68 Radio Free Albemuth Free $9,365 10 $5,553 10 6/27/14
66 43 The Incredible Shrinking Woman Uni. $20,259,961 - $4,279,264 789 1/30/81
67 45 Altered States WB $19,853,892 - $174,650 3 12/25/80
68 65 Nightflyers NCeV $1,149,470 - n/a - 10/23/87
TOTAL (All Movies):$4,995,110,538----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$73,457,5082,146$22,942,6192,168-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$4,903,695,151----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$89,158,0942,619$28,278,7232,580-



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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Divergent Series: Ascendant LG/S 6/9/17
Ready Player One WB 3/30/18